The 2016 Nimrod Conference for Readers and Writers was held from October 14 to October 15 at the University of Tulsa in Oklahoma. The conference featured workshops in poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction, as well as readings, master classes, panel discussions, and individual manuscript consultations with faculty. Participants included poets Robin Coste Lewis and Chloe Honum; fiction writers Angela Flournoy, Toni Jensen, Sherry Thomas, Will Thomas, and Brenna Yovanoff; creative nonfiction writer Beth Kephart; and recent winners of the Nimrod Literary Awards. The cost of the conference was $60. Scholarships were available. Lodging was available at the nearby Hyatt Regency hotel for a discounted rate of $89 per night. Send an SASE, call, e-mail, or visit the website for more information.
Nimrod Conference for Readers and Writers, Nimrod International Journal of Prose and Poetry, 800 South Tucker Drive, Tulsa, OK 74104. (918) 631-3080. Eilis O’Neal, Editor in Chief.